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- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
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  • Survey Reveals Local Governments Expect to Cut 500,000 Jobs – Jobs Bill Needed Now!

    Economic Development Administration Improves Grant Process

    Builders of Hope, Durham Create Green Job Training Programs for Troubled Youth

    CDBG, HOME Level Funded in House, Senate FY 11 Appropriations

    June 28, 2010

    Federal Administrators on Homelessness, Economic Development Brief Housing Committee

    Local Jobs for America Act Introduced in Senate

    Kautz: Washington Must Act on Job Creation, Energy Block Grants

    Ohio Senator Brown to Introduce USCM Priority – Local Jobs for America Act

    May 24, 2010

    Action Needed: Fate of Local Jobs for America Act in Jeopardy

    May 3, 2010

    A Neighborhood Transformation Brownfield Spotlight: Indianapolis

    USCM Workforce Development Council Focuses on Job Creation

    HUD Issues Proposed Regulation on Definition of Homelessness

    March 22, 2010

     

    Providence Mayor Cicilline Creates JOBS NOW! PROVIDENCE

    Mayors Sign Traveling Scroll to Focus Attention on Literacy

    Trenton Mayor Palmer Urges Support for Jobs Bill

    March 8, 2010

    Obama Administration Follows New York City's Lead on Redefining Poverty

    February 15, 2010

    USCM Vice President Villaraigosa Announces $7.5 Million Recovery Act Grant to Increase Broadband Access for Job Opportunities

    Miami Mayor Regalado Kicks Off Jobs Initiative

    February 2, 2010

    Denver, Providence Receive DollarWI$E Grants for Local Financial Literacy Efforts

    December 7, 2009

    Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa, Obama Administration Discuss Success of Los Angeles Workforce Training Programs

    DOT Secretary LaHood Announces $280 Million for Streetcar, Bus Projects

    November 9, 2009

    Unemployment Hits 10.2 Percent

    St. Louis Tackles Homelessness, Unemployment Through Green Jobs Training

    October 26, 2009

    Mayor Palmer Puts Greener Focus on "Trenton First Initiative"

     Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa Pushing "Monitored Mortgage Legislation"

    More Affordable Housing in Miami as Diaz Administration Draws to Close

    October 12, 2009

    Making Philadelphia Healthier - One Neighborhood at a Time

    Mayors Join Habitat Build-a-Thon for Afternoon of Service

    Denver, Philly Mayors Make Playoff Bet

    Obama Team, Mayors Tackle Energy/Climate Protection, Transportation, Housing, Metro Agenda, Census, Health Insurance, Much More

    Mayors Mobilize USA Cities to Haiti's Need After Deadly, Destructive Earthquake

    For information about the USCM/Casey Foundation Partnership for Working Families program, please contact:

    Kathy Amoroso
    Assistant Executive Director
    U.S. Conference of Mayors
    1620 I St., NW, 4th Floor
    Washington, DC 20006
    (202) 861-6723 (w)
    (202) 293-2352 (f)
    kamoroso@usmayors.org

    Juliette Jardim
    Staff Associate
    U.S. Conference of Mayors
    1620 I St., NW, 4th Floor
    Washington, DC 20006
    (202) 861-6715 (w)
    (202) 293-2352 (f)
    jjardim@usmayors.org